Advice For Life | Atlanta's Financial Planning Blog

Sometimes You Should Retreat Before Pressing On

Wednesday, February 01, 2017 Bookmark and Share

Before modern military tactics were developed, it was common for the General to move to an elevated position to observe the battle. Typically, soldiers fighting face-to-face with their enemy were so focused on survival that they lacked perspective on whether they were winning or losing until the battle was over. The General’s view, however, prompted adjustments to increase the likelihood of victory.  

Snowflakes and Advisors: No Two Are Exactly Alike

Thursday, January 28, 2016 Bookmark and Share

A snowflake’s a snowflake, right? Wrong.

Put those tiny, frosted water crystals under a microscope and you’ll discover that no two are exactly alike. Each snowflake has its own unique pattern, size and shape.

Just like snowflakes, our advisors at Integrated Financial Group are unique. This is the essence of our Brain Trust: the individual knowledge and experience each advisor member contributes to the group. Together we may look similar, but separately we’re different. 

Never Miss A Post


Recent Posts


Five Star Wealth Managers Gaynes Capital Management Women Investors Distribution Planning Retreat 2014 LPL Financial Denny Roodman Thanksgiving Doctors Lounge Mickey Stokes Financial Strategies Group Investment Planning David Crew Financial Planning Nest Egg High Frequency Trading Morris Shank Kids Dimensional Funds Advisors Michael Stone Jerri Hewett Miller Health Care Father's Day Relationship Basics Boomerang Kids Searcy, Weems-Scott & Associates National Aging In Place Council Al Searcy Connie Weems Scott Steve Callaham Josh Donley Business Owners Legacy Planning Mike Irvin Social Security Sandra Salem The Brain Trust Berlin Candy Bomber Advisors 2013 Taxes Joe Gunther Travel Karen Lee and Associates Per Stirpes Independent Financial Planners Land Bridgers Karen Lee Milestone Investment Management Top 25 Atlanta Financial Planning and Advisory Firms Mosaic Capital Management Conferences Consumer Debt Mark Smith Wall Street DFA Estate Planning Investors 401(k) Veteran's Days Small Business Angela Rehkop Insurance Vacation Identity Theft Toys For Tots Risk Management Holiday Gift List Aging In Place College Funding Bonnie Whyte Hank Cleare USMC Ethical Wills Financial Outlook Don Patrick Small Business Saturday Trent Adams IRA Top Workplace 2015 Atlanta Financial Planner LPL Advisors Jerrí Hewett Company Culture Mother's Day Join Us Divorce Retirement Consortium Advisor Talk Retirement Planning New Members Integrated Financial Group Retreat 2016 Investing Economic Commentary Stock Market Investors Almanac Wealth Horizons David Gaynes Retreat 2017 Taper How To Save Election Taxes Video Eugene Fama Atlanta Journal Constitution Long Term Care Relationships Favorite Things Financial Goals Bull Market Brain Trust Women Wills Photo Gallery



Chosen as one of Atlanta’s
Top 25 Financial Planning & Advisory Firms
based on assets under advisement.


Copyright ©
Integrated Financial Group. All Rights Reserved.

DISCLOSURE: Securities and Advisory services offered through LPL Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor. Member FINRA/SIPC. Advisory Services may be offered through LPL Financial, a registered investment advisor or IFG Advisory, LLC, a registered investment advisor. Integrated Financial Group and IFG Advisory, LLC are separate entities from LPL Financial. The LPL Financial Registered Representatives associated with this site may only discuss and/or transact business with residents of the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, DC, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin.